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Whatever You Say I Am
Whatever You Say I Am
Written by Anthony Bozza
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307549204
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Whatever You Say I Am
The Life and Times of Eminem
Written by Anthony Bozza


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: August 4, 2010
Price: $9.99

does eminem matter?

On assignment for his first cover story for Rolling Stone, the very first national cover story on Eminem, Anthony Bozza met a young blond kid, a rapper who would soon take the country by storm. But back in 1999, Eminem was just beginning to make waves among suburban white... Read more >
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Bowie
Bowie
Written by Marc Spitz
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ISBN: 9780307462398
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Bowie
A Biography
Written by Marc Spitz


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: October 27, 2009
Price: $13.99

Finally an expansive biography of one of the twentieth century’s greatest music and cultural icons

From noted author and rock ’n’ roll journalist Marc Spitz comes a major David Bowie biography to rival any other. Following Bowie’s life from his start as David Jones, an R & B—loving kid from Bromley... Read more >
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Temperament
Temperament
Written by Stuart Isacoff
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ISBN: 9780307560513
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Temperament
How Music Became a Battleground for the Great Minds of Western Civilization
Written by Stuart Isacoff


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: January 16, 2009
Price: $13.99

Few music lovers realize that the arrangement of notes on today’s pianos was once regarded as a crime against God and nature, or that such legendary thinkers as Pythagoras, Plato, da Vinci, Galileo, Kepler, Descartes, Newton and Rousseau played a role in the controversy. Indeed, from the time of the Ancient... Read more >
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Practicing
Practicing
Written by Glenn Kurtz
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ISBN: 9780307278753
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Practicing
A Musician's Return to Music
Written by Glenn Kurtz


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2008
Price: $16.95

In a remarkable memoir written with insight and humor, Glenn Kurtz takes us from his first lessons at the age of eight to his acceptance at the elite New England Conservatory of Music. After graduation, he attempts a solo career in Vienna but soon realizes that he has neither the ego... Read more >
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Molto Agitato
Molto Agitato
Written by Johanna Fiedler
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ISBN: 9781400075898
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Molto Agitato
The Mayhem Behind the Music at the Metropolitan Opera
Written by Johanna Fiedler


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 9, 2003
Price: $16.99

If the opera world is full of “intrigue, double meanings, and devious dramatics,” then no place exemplifies this more than the world-famous Metropolitan Opera, where politics, ambition, and oversized egos have traditionally taken center stage along with some of the world’s richest music. Drawing on her fifteen years as its press... Read more >
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Franz Liszt, Volume 1
Franz Liszt, Volume 1
Written by Alan Walker
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ISBN: 9780307830968
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Franz Liszt, Volume 1
The Virtuoso Years: 1811-1847
Written by Alan Walker


Format: eBook, 480 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2013
Price: $22.99

Franz Liszt--child prodigy, virtuoso pianist, co-founder with Chopin and Schumann of the Romantic movement in music--has been the subject of literally hundreds of biographies, but it is only in the last few decades that the importance of Liszt the composer, as opposed to Liszt the Romantic hero, has been recognized. This... Read more >
Journey of a Thousand Miles
Journey of a Thousand Miles
Written by Lang Lang and David Ritz
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ISBN: 9780385526913
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Journey of a Thousand Miles
My Story
Written by Lang Lang and David Ritz


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: July 15, 2008
Price: $11.99

“Number One” was a phrase my father—and, for that matter, my mother—repeated time and time again. It was a phrase spoken by my parents’ friends and by their friends’ children. Whenever adults discussed the great Chinese painters and sculptors from the ancient dynasties, there was always a single artist named as... Read more >
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Life and Def
Life and Def
Written by Russell Simmons
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ISBN: 9780676905120
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Life and Def
Sex, Drugs, Money, and God
Written by Russell Simmons


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 18, 2001
Price: $9.99

Russell Simmons, the original and eternal hip-hop mogul, is one of the most innovative and influential figures in modern American business and culture. When no one outside of inner-city New York had even heard of hip-hop, Simmons saw the seeds of a global force that would change the way people talk... Read more >
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So You Wanna Be a Rock & Roll Star
So You Wanna Be a Rock & Roll Star
Written by Jacob Slichter
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ISBN: 9780767914710
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So You Wanna Be a Rock & Roll Star
How I Machine-Gunned a Roomful Of Record Executives and Other True Tales from a Drummer's Life
Written by Jacob Slichter


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: May 10, 2005
Price: $14.99

After years of working day jobs and making music in his basement, Jacob Slichter wondered if his dreams of rock stardom were a vain illusion. Then he was recruited by two of his successful musician friends to form a band that became Semisonic. Who could forget the smash single “Closing Time,”... Read more >
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A Night at the Opera
A Night at the Opera
Written by Sir Denis Forman
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ISBN: 9780307807823
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A Night at the Opera
An Irreverent Guide to The Plots, The Singers, The Composers, The Recordings
Written by Sir Denis Forman


Format: eBook, 976 pages
On Sale: October 5, 2011
Price: $12.99

This slightly irreverent guide to opera summarizes the plots of 17 of the world's great operas, including Aida, La Boheme, and Carmen, and describes their characters, artists, and composers.


From the Hardcover edition. Read more >
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